Healthcare Training and Degree Programs


Healthcare Training and Degree Programs

Educating Students to Grow in the Healthcare Field

At Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA), healthcare training is all we do.
Since 1994, UMA has trained thousands of students for careers in the allied health field. Today, UMA continues to expand its wide-ranging portfolio of healthcare degrees and diploma programs, concentrating on the curricula, skills and certifications essential to meet the growing demand for qualified healthcare professionals.

Associate Degree ProgramsAssociate Degree Programs

Diploma ProgramsDiploma Programs

With healthcare training programs that feature the job skills you need, financial aid for those who qualify and a Career Services team, UMA can help you quickly achieve your healthcare education goals.


Career-Focused Courses, Online or on Campus

Whether you’re looking for the convenience of online healthcare training or the interaction of a traditional classroom, UMA has a variety of programs and schedules to meet your needs.

Located in Tampa and Clearwater, Florida, UMA’s campus-based healthcare degree and diploma programs offer convenient day and evening classes; while its flexible online learning platform allows students worldwide to access quality healthcare training – anytime and anywhere.


Launch Your Healthcare Career Today

If you aspire to a professional and rewarding career in healthcare, UMA is a great place to start. UMA is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) – the only agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as both an institutional and specialized accreditor focused on healthcare training and education.

Did you know that according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), 997,000 jobs have been added in the healthcare industry since June of 2009. And that expansion isn’t slowing! The BLS also said that healthcare and technical occupations are expected to add two million jobs from 2010 to 2020, the second most of any major group.1

In addition to awarding a valuable degree or diploma, many of UMA’s programs prepare you to sit for an industry-recognized certification that may enhance your qualifications. Depending on your specialization, your program may also include an externship at a healthcare facility – providing you with hands-on experience that can distinguish you from other applicants.


Online Healthcare Programs for Military Families

UMA salutes the dedicated men and women of the U.S. military, and is committed to helping them achieve the brightest possible future. If you’re searching for a military-friendly school with online healthcare programs, you’ve found it. UMA makes it easy to continue your education and prepare for job opportunities in the allied health field, whether you’re looking to advance within the military or pursue a civilian career.

Contact UMA today to learn about the many campus-based and online healthcare training programs available. The path to your allied health career begins here and now!


1 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Current Employment Statistics Highlights,, May 2013; Occupational Employment Projections to 2020,